Call to Artist

Call to Artist



Juried Art Show – February 2018

Plein Air, Art in the Mountains – June 2018

During this 3 day event, artists will be painting “en plein air” in and around the beautiful vistas of the North Georgia mountains.  Painting will begin on Friday and continue each of the next 2 days.

On Saturday, a Quick Draw Challenge will be held at one a selected location.  A cash prize will be awarded to the winner.

On the final day of the event, artists will enter some of the artwork created over the 3 days in an auction held Gilmer Arts, 207 Dalton Street in Ellijay, GA.

Registration deadline will be announced in 2018.

Holiday Card Contest – 2017

All members are invited to submit entries of their original art work (up to 4), created in their choice of 2 or 3 dimensional mediums.  The winning design will be the cover of the Gilmer Arts 2017 Holiday Card.  Each entry should convey the spirit of the season, and serve to inspire, cheer, warm the spirit, and/or amuse.  Please submit to Gilmer Arts, an electronic copy (.jpg) of your work, no later than Friday, October 27th 2017.  Complete the form below, describing each work and submit it with your entry photographs.  Multiple entries will be accepted.  The Art work will be reviewed by a panel of judges, and the finalists will be asked to deliver their works to the Gilmer Arts office on Monday 11/13 or Tuesday 11/14.  The winner will be selected from the finalists’ entries, and the artist who created the winning design will be notified on November 20th.  A $100.00 prize will be awarded to the winner.


2017 Holiday Card Winner – Congratulations Virginia Chapman

Poinsettias, Original Textured Paper by Virginia Chapman


Tony Szep,
Gilmer Arts Board of Directors,
Gallery Director
Phone: (706) 635-5605
Address: 207 Dalton Street, Ellijay, GA 30540